These days having “the talk” can mean something completely different, i.e. having a conversation with your child about how they can ensure they’re being safe online. Whatever your concern as a parent, don’t stress! There are helpful resources for creating good digital citizens, as well as learning about what Minecraft is.
A web app provided by The Australian Multicultural Foundation which encourages safe and healthy Internet use in Australian homes. Available in a total of 17 different languages.
In this free tutorial, learn tips and strategies to keep your kids safe from hackers, predators and cyberbullies.
The Digital Citizenship website provides practical advice to students, teachers and parents on the responsible use of technology, addressing safe and ethical online behaviour.
Provides information on various parenting topics for a range of ages, related to navigating the online sphere. Subjects include screen time, cyber-bullying and sexting.
ThinkUKnow is a free, evidence-based cyber safety program that provides presentations to Australian parents, carers and teachers and students. It provides information on the technologies young people use, the challenges they may face, and importantly, how they can be overcome.
Bullying. No Way! aims to create learning environments where every student and school community member is safe, supported, respected and valued.
Childnet’s mission is to work in partnership with others around the world to help make the internet a great and safe place for children. Provides various resources that help you guide kids on how to safely use the internet.
Aimed at parents of tweens, this resource offers tips and advice on screen time, online socialising, cyber bullying, filtering and blocking, cell phones, apps, security and privacy.
Research-backed resources covering a range of topics from online safety and cyber bullying to media balance and learning with technology
You don’t have to be an expert on texting, Instagram, Minecraft -- or whatever else your kids are into -- to have "the talk" on staying safe online.
How to ensure your child is staying safe while playing Minecraft.
How to ensure that your child is staying safe while playing Roblox.
Online safety information for parents and carers, covering a range of important topics.